3 edition of Aspects of agricultural policy and rural development in Africa found in the catalog.
Aspects of agricultural policy and rural development in Africa
Commonwealth Bureau of Agricultural Economics.
|Statement||prepared by (the) Commonwealth Bureau of Agricultural Economics, Oxford ; (edited by Margot A. Bellamy). (1), (General).|
|Series||Annotated bibliographies, series B|
|Contributions||Bellamy, Margot Anne.|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||28|
New findings on gender needs and potentials were discussed at an event focusing on gender aspects in agricultural value chains in Bonn, Germany. The meeting, organised by Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ), highlighted two projects in Africa to illustrate focal gender-differentiated policy issues. Strategies to deal with rural development should take into consideration the remoteness and potentials in rural areas and provide targeted differentiated approaches. 8. A healthy and dynamic agricultural sector is an important foundation of rural development, generating strong linkages to other economic sectors.
This chapter briefly discusses different aspects of macroeconomic policies and its interactions with agriculture, rural development and food security in Latin America and the Caribbean. It attempts to summarize some relevant topics that policymakers and policy analysts working on agricultural issues in developing countries should understand. — Widespread rural poverty in Africa and the success of Asia’s Green Revolution suggest that agriculture is a key sector for African development. However, in response to recent skepticism, this paper examines whether the conventional wisdom about agricul-File Size: KB.
Central to the comprehensive rural development programme is the job creation model. The interrelationship of land-community-livestock-cropping is central to a three-pronged strategy of agrarian transformation, rural development and land reform. The Rural Development Framework states: “Rural development is everybody's Size: 1MB. Agricultural Systems, Second Edition, is a comprehensive text for developing sustainable farming systems. It presents a synthetic overview of the emerging area of agroecology applications to transforming farming systems and supporting rural innovation, with particular emphasis on how research can be harnessed for sustainable agriculture.
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The development of agriculture in South Africa is often viewed solely as the technical advance, in this century particularly, of large-scale commercial farming specialising in crop and animal production according to the prevailing natural resources and climatic conditions, and taking advantage of both abundant low-cost labour and opportunities for.
1 This article is based on the results of the scientific project ‘Economic Policy, Agricultural Incentives and Soil Degradation in sub-Saharan Africa’ conducted by Wageningen University, Free University and the Landbouw Economisch Instituut (LEI-DLO).File Size: KB.
A. Bebbington, in International Encyclopedia of the Social & Behavioral Sciences, Rural development can be understood as the unfolding of capitalism in rural areas, and as that package of policy and project interventions that aim to foster socio-economic change and human improvement in rural areas.
Some writing on ‘rural development’ thus addresses general issues of agrarian change. Get this from a library. Rural development aspects in Eastern Africa: DAAD-Seminar, Nairobi/Njoro [Heinz-Ulrich Thimm;].
This book is designed for undergraduate and graduate students taking courses related to agricultural policy, agricultural economics, or rural development in developing countries. The Africa Portal is a research repository and an expert analysis hub on African affairs.
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agricultural growth and development in Africa than the integrated rural development approach or whether this approach needs to be revisited as a means of putting agriculture at the center of processes to transform rural Africa and promote growth of the rural Size: KB.
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Agricultural policy packages need to be both coherent and efficient to enable the sector to develop its full potential and achieve key public policy objectives. The sector is facing a number of challenges related to meeting future demands for food, fuel, fibre and eco-services in a more sustainable manner in the context of a changing climate.
The debate about agrarian change and rural development begins with land as a national asset for food sovereignty and food security 2. The rural development policy framework is premised on the effects of the dispossession of land and systematic deprivation of land use rights, culture and socialFile Size: 1MB.
Indian agriculture is facing a policy paradox mainly owing to the neglect of agriculture and rural development, especially in the later phase of the reform process initiated in This book focuses on the role of rural development policy and its contribution to poverty reduction in Tanzania.
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Mihyo. Highlights and Policy Recommendations. During the reform period, which started inChina made huge progress in meeting its objectives: agricultural production rose sharply, rural industries absorbed a large part of farm labour, poverty fell dramatically, and the.
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The Second Edition includes an integrated treatment of the principles, policies and management of rural development; new research and statistical data; illustrations and examples from current situations; the latest measures of rural Reviews: 1.
Niggol Seo, in Microbehavioral Econometric Methods, Many studies of agricultural development in Africa have focused on understanding the weather risks to farmers in Africa (Udry, ; Kazianga and Udry, ).It should be emphasized once again that climate risk is not the same phenomenon as weather risk.
A rural village, which is visited from time to time by a weather shock such as a. foregoing, it is obvious that rural development is not a one-off thing or an immediate and snap phenomenon. Rather, it is a gradual and progressive towards perfection having a set standard in mind.
Agriculture And Rural Development In Africa Africa has abundant arable land and labor which, with sound policies, could be translated into. The book Agricultural and Rural Development in India Since traces developments in Indian agriculture and the transformation of rural India since its independence.
My overall impression of this book is that it is an excellent reference guide for readers with an interest in Indian : Ashok K. Mishra.It notes that the major objective of rural development is the alleviation of rural poverty, highlights the role of agriculture in this respect, and examines the critical features of the WTO Agreement on Agriculture that may influence policy formulation for rural development.
1. Rural development, poverty and agriculture.